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WHUT
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am EST
it highly provocative, japan called it a grave threat. china, their key ally, has also condemned the test. john joins us live from beijing. this will be a key test for the new chinese leadership, is it not? >> i am looking at the statement from the chinese foreign ministry and it is pretty strong in word with regards to this regard of the common opposition to the international community, accounting itself amongst other nations opposed to this, the u.s. in particular, of course, saying that the chinese government is particularly opposed to this act. i think that what is important is to note that china's reason for opposing the action are very different from those in the west -- in the west, where political and moral considerations often come into play, china is less squeamish about totalitarianism or political prison camps, for example. what they fear most is instability, which is why they have been opposed to this nuclear test and why their statements are as strongly worded as they are. china is once again likely to impact any sanctions. they may support a toughening of sanctions on milit
CNBC
Feb 25, 2013 5:00pm EST
end retailers. william loauder is going to joi us. and china bull. the top performing chinese stock fund manager givens you his top picks for a rebound. but first, let's get straight to the traders, stocks losing steam into the close. the dow and the s&p posting their worst day of the year, as the italian election weighs on confidence. tim, what did you make of the trading action today? big selloff going into the close. >> it's the macro, mandy, and welcome. we got a fresh whiff of the garlic from the garlic belt. be careful of a miracle that seemed too good to be true. this is europe. it's not fixed. it is not necessarily better. the divided parliament in italy, not a big deal. this is not greece. but when you look at the entirety of what people had priced into europe, when you look at how oversold treasuries were, how gold was, how overbought the s&p was, look at the move that the yen has had, we haven't seen these types of moves all year and in many cases, we haven't seen these in months, so, the big macro guys are out there, they were moving stuff around and we had big volumes g
CNBC
Feb 7, 2013 6:00pm EST
the issue of the globe. we are seeing on this show i feel others aren't, a resurgence in china. you're well positioned. an incredible come back in latin america, particularly mexico. europe's stabilizing. i say it's good. in that environment, you have -- you have correctly placed your hotels. >> well, it's really interesting for us, our business is so dependent on economic activity, business confidence and consumer confidence. you're exactly right. january in china our rev par numbers with up 6%. that's after a slow down. the government transitions almost behind us, chinese new year will be behind us. china is picking up. latsen america was the strongest growth region, slowed down last year because of argentina. we haven't talked about africa which is another place where global capital flows are coming in in ways we have never seen before. >> let's talk about china for a moment. we see china as having a big year in 2013. a lot of people had penalized your stock, tank it down to the -- well at that point into the 50s because they felt you were overexpanding in china. you're probably as a per
CSPAN
Feb 10, 2013 7:00am EST
only 15 other countries, china, wall street firms were bidding on the debt. now you know if you have an auction at your house and 100 people show up you're probably going to do a lot better in terms of the deal than if 15 people show up. so the cost of money where we run into problems and where congressman paul is right, if we don't deal with this the cost of money is going to wipe out any spending, any tax increases, anything else. we have to -- we can't be greece, we can't be spain. and have our debt equal our gross domestic product. host: from texas. good morning. caller: good morning. i'm so tired of all this immigration stuff and we've got to take care of the mexicans and stuff. how come you all don't find a solution to keep them from coming up here to begin with? and find out why they're all running from mexico. if they're such great people why don't they fight for their own freedom down there instead of trying to come steal our kids' livelihood? host: part of the two-point debate over immigration. those who are here and also border security. guest: again, that's why if you loo
CNBC
Feb 5, 2013 4:00pm EST
and china is getting better and europe is getting better and greece is off the table and draghi will speak this week. >> right. >> things continue to be positive. >> mike -- >> i'm not sure china is getting better. >> you don't think china is getting better. >> just look at yum earnings. >> according to bmi china is getting better. >> expectations are too high. just for what it's worth in china. >> all right. let's -- >> how about europe? mike, does europe become front page news again? where are these markets? a couple of cat lifts on the horizon, italian elections and debt coming due for spain? >> what we saw yesterday is that the threshold is pretty low for people to start getting nervous again about europe because we don't have the depth of confidence that the european central bank is really all in and means the same thing that it means over here with the fed, so i do think there's a possibility for a surprise there because it's really been off the front pages for a while. i mean, i'm mostly concerned when it comes to our markets about, again, as was mentioned, the bullish sentiment wel
NBC
Feb 21, 2013 3:00am EST
been acting lame. china may indeed be slowing, i don't like to see the oil index plummet. >> still higher tax occur. i think auto sales could be slowing. the dollar is the strongest it's been in seven months. those are all bad, all right? but let's step back for a second. did anyone really think the rally could keep going up week after week after week after week? did anyone think we could maintain this streak anymore than the amazing hitting streak of joe dimaggio? did we really expect this market to throw nothing but no-hitters? oil down the hardest in two months? is that like cal ripken in the end? look, the market has had an amazing run. that would be bad because the late, great marty sly said famously, among so many other terrific admonitions, i hope you did get the chance to watch him when he was on "wall street week." to me, as a gardener, not kidding, a gardener, everyon if am, indeed, a savage, mean, fighting gardener. i like the concept of rain every now and then. i like to believe we could have a garden variety squall and i think this is the beginning of one today. in oth
WHUT
Feb 19, 2013 7:00am EST
.s. and china are our biggest markets. the u.s. has done well. europe is low growth. that is just to stay we are in. with intercontinental at the top and, we perform well. >> a couple of brands on the move there. >> thank you very much indeed. now, a secretive chinese military unit is believed to be behind a series of hacking attacks on the u.s. infrastructure according to an american based computer security specialists. they say they believe that many of the most serious attacks came from a power bloc in shanghai. they have analyzed more the 140 attacks launched by the target since 2006 and say that china has targeted critical infrastructure in the united states and that their electrical power grid and waterworks the tax can be placed on addresses in shanghai. for a bit more, john is in shanghai. what have you tried to discover and what are the difficulties you have encountered? >> it has long been alleged that china is behind this kind of systematic cyber-attack. but i think that this report has something qualitatively different. it is very different and contains keystroke by keystroke ana
CNBC
Feb 20, 2013 6:00pm EST
about last night, i am concerned about copper. it's been acting a little lame and that means china, indeed, may be slowing. i don't like to see the oil service index plummet, if we could break the 33-day streak, that wouldn't be all that terrible. i don't like washington backen o the front page. they're a short sellers delight. they come on the right moment to put the kaibosh on a rally. and i am concerned about the payroll tax holiday going away. i'm worried about still higher tax, i think auto sales could be slowing. the dollar was as strong as it's been in months. those are all bad, all right? let's step back for a second. did anyone really think the rally could keep going up week after week after week? did anyone think we could maintain the streak any more than the hitting streak of joe dimaggio? did we expect the market to hit endlessly? oil down the hardest in two months. is that like cal ripken quitting in the end? the markets had an amazing run. we don't want the federal reserve to start ratcheting up interest rates all of a sudden. because as the late great marty said famo
CNN
Feb 11, 2013 8:00pm PST
there will be u.n. sanctions, tougher u.n. sanctions which perhaps china will back after they did in december. militarily, it is business as usual. everyone is on high alert. but it would be highly unlikely if there was to be any action taken. >> anna, stand by, i want to get some reaction there, if there is any, from the president-elect parties, made a lot of strong statements in the leadup. i want you to stand by, we have elise on the line from the state department. is there any reaction, 11:00 p.m. here in the united states on the east coast. anything coming out of the state department yet? >> i'm speaking to sources, senior administration officials tell me the u.s. is working to confirm, i'm not sure this am coulds as a surprise, john. i was speaking to one senior official this morning, and they said a test could come at any moment i think the u.s. has been bracing for this, planning for this as we've been discussing, there's been a lot of -- kind of fooling around by north korea in terms of when the date would be just as there was when they had the rocket launch and they extended a date
FOX Business
Feb 4, 2013 1:00pm EST
dennis: the dow 14,000. we hardly knew you. i am not worried here. european meltdown, china slowdown, u.s. government shutdown. they are off the table. cheryl: let's forget about the market. let's talk about the super bowl. all of the ads. dennis: hominy cakes did it take for the nerd to get that shot right? melissa: it ruined my appetite which is what i needed at that point. lori: i love guys like that. that is my type. [ laughter ] melissa: i am speechless. i am melissa francis. lori: i am lori rothman. rbc wealth management ceo joins us on whether or not this pullback will last. melissa: is your wallet running on empty? consumers spend more on gasoline as a percentage on their income in nearly a decade. lori: the white house and action against china. let's get you updated on the market as we do every 15 minutes. nicole: you have to blame europe. let's take a look at the major market averages. you'll not see the dow 14,000. 13,887. that is a loss of nearly .9%. the tech heavy nasdaq is down one quarter of a percent. these were high levels that we have seen since october 20
CNN
Feb 19, 2013 4:00am PST
. an australian bill on air is building a represent i had calf the famous ship. happening in china. "titanic 2" is slated for its maiden voyage in 2016. 40,000 people have already expressed an interest in tickets. more than a third of those are from china that maiden voyage could cost up to $1 million per seat. >> never let go. that's all for "early start." i'm john berman. >> i'm zoraida sambolin. "starting point" starts right now. >>> this is cnn breaking news. >> welcome, everybody. you're watching "starting point." breaking news. olympic runner oscar pistorius reveals why he shot his girlfriend. that as a judge decides if the so-called blade runner can get out of jail. while he's before the judge, reeva steenkamp's family lays her to rest. live team coverage from south africa. a developing story we're following as well. shocking new report that links a chinese military to multiple u.s. computer hacks. >> and more breaking news. cnn learning eight masked thieves have made off with 50 million from brussels airport. plus, a 1-70 million chance. not only that a texas woman give birth to quadru
ABC
Feb 1, 2013 5:00pm EST
are not getting the monthly training they require. >>> something terp about to happen in china. a truck carrying fireworks explodes. still ahead, we will show you the damage. [ kimi ] atti and i had always called oregon home. until i got a job in the big apple. becoming a fulltime indoor cat wasn't easy for atti. but he had purina cat chow indoor. he absolutely loved it. and i knew he was getting everything he needed to stay healthy indoors. and after a couple of weeks, i knew we were finally home! [ female announcer ] purina cat chow indoor. and for a delicious way to help maintain a healthy weight, try new purina cat chow healthy weight. >>> a truck carrying fireworks exploded in china, killing several people, the truck was hauling the fireworks in preparation for the new year's celebrations, it destroyed part of elevated road and sent cars 100 feet to the ground. there are different death totals, some say four, china national radio says 26 people died. >>> look at this video, brazen thieves in california carry out this well planned heist, watch as their team plows a stolen suv through the fro
FOX Business
Feb 14, 2013 3:00pm EST
in august, if not then, december. done well, real signs of activity here. >> thank you. liz: china had negative growth which you believe could last for a bit of time here. what's the plan to win the chinese? is that doable in what is still, i don't know, a closed market, not closed, but one that's tweaked by government forces. >> all right. i've been doing business in china for 27 years. i did the first technology joint venture there. we have a very good relationships with the people in china, and china is one of five targeted emerging markets for us that represent 10% of the current business, but could be 20% of the business looking out three or four years. specifically to china this has a little to do with the activity versus a key competitor, and we'll navigate through that, liz. anybody who thinks the chinese economy is going to slow down, they are remarkably efficient, and there's no way they will have new leadership come in and not grow the economy, at least 7%-9%. if you look at the latter half of this year, i think you'll see us come back. we're good, tough, but we also partner
CNN
Feb 19, 2013 7:00am EST
attacks against american interests and might be operating out of a white 12-story tower in shanghai. china is blacking out cnn's signal every time we talk about this. that's interesting. every time we mention chinese hacking if they are following us in china, this part of the broadcast drops out. >> even our beijing correspondent has had a difficult time reporting this from china all about the new report from the american cyber security firm mandiant. it has linked a group of prolific computer hackers to the chinese government. it was traced to shanghai, with some operations taking place in a building housing a secret division of china's military. the report claimsory on a six-year period, hackers have stolen large volumes of international property, blueprints and business plans. the report does not list the companies that have been hacked. the chinese government dismissed the claims, saying china is also a victim of cyber crimes and claims most of the attacks come from the united states. >> translator: internet hacking is an international issue and should be dealt with through internation
CSPAN
Feb 22, 2013 9:00am EST
in the last 10 years. >> there talking about u.s. response to a potential cyber attacks from china. earl is on the phone from maryland, independent line. >> i think this problem is not going to be resolved for the simple reason -- i used to tell my children that what you accept is what you teach. americans do the same thing to iran and now want to say the reason why they do it is because of good reasons while others do it for bad reasons. good and bad is relative. because they do it for different reasons other than you, you never look at the principle of what you are doing. a lie is a lie in a matter what good reason you tell a lie for. they learn have to be deceitful like you. guest: the u.s. government is allegedly behind the seven attack in iran that destroyed several thousand nuclear centrifuges a year -- centrifuges a couple years ago. we spy on other governments. we spy on other countries create but we are not using the nsa to spy on chinese businesses. other countries are going to look at our astronauts. -- at our espionage. >> from twitter -- and this op-ed from the commentary se
FOX Business
Feb 11, 2013 4:00pm EST
that it will drop during the lunar new year in china. copper ending 1% lower at $3.72 a pound. >>> oil ending in the green today, posting a 1.4% gain. the jump pushes crude above $97 a barrel for the first time in over a week. nicole? nicole: we've got, let's go over to adam shapiro with the latest. >> this is on lions gate, nicole. it will be a street and the street will like this. earnings per share coming in at 27 cents. the street was expecting 17 cents. that is diluted 27 cents per share. revenue 743.6 million. the street was expecting 719.56 million. quote, overall motion picture revenue for the third quarter, increase of 189% from the prior years quarter. they're looking pretty good at lions gate right now. nicole: adam shapiro, thank you for breaking that news on lions gate. we'll delve into lions gate in. larry levin in the pits of the cme. what are you hearing thinking about and hearing on lions gate. >> that is interesting. two quarters they didn't beat. this is two in a row. investors really like it. the stock is sitting on 52-week highs, really the highest level the stock has bee
CSPAN
Feb 17, 2013 7:00am EST
with the hardware that we buy today, all the products are being made in china or thailand. there is something that can be put into that. it is hard to get out of there. stuff we are getting all over america is a problem. it is the hardware. everything comes from china. we have to stop that. guest: he is partly correct. not everything comes from china, and there are other threats. you're absolutely right, that hard were developed through these long international supply chains, is an enormous problem. we at the internet security alliance had been working on a program to develop a mechanism to better manage the hardware development process. the key here is economics. the reason why we have these long supply chains, in china, and compromises can be put into hardware throughout that supply chain, and the reason we have it is because it is so economical. you cannot compete in the market unless you're accessing these long international supply chains. we have to find a way to secure this system, understanding we may have some insecure parts to the system. we can do those sorts of things. the key is n
CNN
Feb 12, 2013 4:00am PST
not willing to do because of china. we can -- people say north korea's been sanctioned out, nothing more we can do. that's not true. in 2005 the united states put on the financial sanctions which hut north korea. we took them off in 2007, so there is a lot more than we can do. >> are you seeing changes in china. very supportive. but here is the -- an article, an editorial that ran in the china state-run newspaper "global times." if north korea insists on a third nuclear test despite attempts to dissuade it, it must pay a heavy price. we are not advocating giving up the sino/north korea friendship. but pyongyang shouldn't misread china, china won't put its relations with pyongyang above other strategic interests. that's fairly harshly worded. >> it is. a good rhetorical shift. we need china to go for tough sanctions and enforce those sanctions. right now, china has been letting the north koreans sell a lot of missile technology to the iranians, crossing over chinese territory. april 15th last year, in the big military parade in pyongyang, six chinese missile launchers sold to pyongyang. we n
FOX Business
Feb 18, 2013 11:00am EST
not want it. dagen: this oil will go to china. it will be refined there with much looser environmental standards on refineries in that nation. not to make fun of our northern neighbors, but do you really want to make this country mad? canada has made it clear that it could retaliate against the u.s. do we need to be worried about this? >> that is a great question. they are part of nafta. most of americans do not realize that our number one trading partner is not china, it is canada. i just really do not understand the rationale of not building this. it was the first reason that president obama gave. now, i see no reason, other than kowtowing to the very radical environmentalists and not bringing this to america. dagen: thank you very much. steve moore from the "wall street journal." thanks again. >> thank you, dagen. dagen: let's take a look at the u.s. dollar. trading down versus other major currencies today. agreeing not to target the exchange rates of world currencies. concerns that competitive devaluation could spark a currency war. let's just say, g20 kind of poo-poo'd this. are w
CNBC
Feb 5, 2013 6:00am EST
to shrink as it struggled to manage a food safety scare in china. remember i made that joke about cats. we'll leave that alone. also, toyota now raising its annual profit guidance banking on stronger sales in the u.s. market and a boochtd from a weaker yen. but the automaker says it will not build any new factories in three years despite product. >> why don't we take a look at markets this morning. yesterday, the markets had their worst performance in 2013. the dow was down by about 129 points. that is less than 1%. s&p was off about 1 is.1%. and the nasdaq was off by about 1.5%. this morning, we do see some green arrows indicating that at least at the open, if things continue at the pace they are at right now, you will see some gains for the stock market, a bounceback after the dow fell back below 14,000 yesterday. take a look at oil price these morning. right now, you'll see that wti crude is up by about 47 cents. that's about 0.5%. 96.64. the ten-year note, which kwled yesterday was once again yielding around 2%, at this point, the yield is back at 1 of 989%, sitting right at that cusp
FOX Business
Feb 4, 2013 3:00pm EST
from china. the company did warn earlier this year that a hormone growth chicken controversy in china would hit fourth quarter earnings. china makes up 45% of its sales. so analysts are also looking for any forward guidance for china. competit competit competit competitor chipolte. for more on yum! brands we will have full coverage of that release starting at 4:00 p.m. eastern on after the bell. don't miss that. and now we continue our countdown to the closing bell. liz: thank you very much. we have some breaking news here. the ratings information is in. and here it goes for the super bowl as i put on -- sorry, excuse me. cbs confirms that the super bowl xlvii was watched by an estimated 108.4 million viewers. maybe we can look at the stock right now. see what it's doing. super bowl xlvii was the third most watched show in history. i mean the food, the commercials, everybody, it looked good. we're watching some commodities rise with some help from mother nature, but shares of one oil and gas company are under pressure today. let's go, we have jeff flock at the cme. nicole at the new y
FOX Business
Feb 17, 2013 1:00am EST
money under the plan and not outsourced to china. you need somebody in the stores, some benefit, but a lot of of losers, higher unemployment, certainly at some point, and other negatives. i sort of think they should get to the bottom of the research and do both. index it to inflation wch they should do anyway and lets certain politicians benefit it, saying they're going to raise it every few years, if it raises the unemployment rate in a couple of years, get rid of it and prove it's bad for the economy and we could kind of see what could happen. >> maybe it it should be indicated to average wages instead of inflation. >> john, is it more black and white? should we hike it or scrap it? what's better for the job market? >> i think a hybrid of it. and what you hit on, brenda, i think is the best thing to do and that is index it to average wages. and how far most people said. the data does not support this. the white house, the only study they could find is the 2010 study that had more people debunking it, than people saying it's a real study and the earned income tax credit does mo
CNBC
Feb 11, 2013 1:00pm EST
to do things in china and untap future revenue for them. >> let's move on to the last stock. dougherty downgrading green mountain coffee. saying quote, we sense that green mountain views the long-term growth of its u.s. household brewer base plor conservatively today. this stock obviously has had an awful lot of volatility over the past six months. >> yes. >> that's an understatement. down almost 4% today. down on a one-week basis down just about 7%. year basis down almost 31%. >> yes. us traders like to say this stock has been taken out to the wood shed and beaten. >> you bottom fish. >> i don't know if there is a lot of bottom fish. the k-cup, a lot of things that bother people is the forecast. the forecast were quite dismal. as it shrinks and competition comes up, i will stay away. kills me to disagree with three analysts but i agree. >> down with you, three for three today. >> we need to get back to the markets. goldy is about to close and close at a five-week low. well tell you why. >>> good news for retirees at this time, involving corporate mention plans. we'll have the details.
CSPAN
Feb 3, 2013 8:00pm EST
the united states army. he serves the -- the army sends him to china. he wants to see asia. it is not the first time the military service lies to an enlistee -- he does not go. he goes across the street to the marine corps, says, will you send me to china? the sergeant says, we will send you to china. after china, he goes and serves -- he comes back at the age of 20. he has served honorably in all branches of the united states military. there is no air force at the time. comes back and falls in love with a woman in his hometown in montana who says, i will have nothing to do with you until you finish school. he finishes high school and goes on to be a professor of asian history at the university of montana and is elected to the congress of the united states. united states ambassador to japan under president carter and president reagan. when he dies, written on his tombstone at arlington tom at his request, is michael joseph mansfield, born march 16, 1903, died october 5, 2001 -- drive it, united states marine corps. no leader, no and that -- majority leader, ambassador to ja
CSPAN
Feb 22, 2013 6:00am EST
put together. meanwhile, in the past year china has more than doubled its investment in developing new agricultural technologies. those are the kinds of farsighted policies that are enabling china to emerge as a world power and which we, frankly, need to get back to. as we shift our focus and our resources toward smarter, more constructive forms of international interaction, it is critical that food security remain at the center of shaping this secure world. when it comes to diplomacy, that means working stronger public- private and government-to government relationships, like u.s. ais promising initiatives, initiatives like feed the future being country that a lead and focus on global solutions to enable countries to take ownership of their own development. it also means ensuring that half a billion of small farmers can participate meaningfully and democratically in governing their own countries. small holders feed an estimated 80% of the population of asia and in sub-saharan africa, but yet these farmers often have no voice in its future. more specifically, it means empowering women
Current
Feb 12, 2013 5:00pm PST
to put in a lot of walls. no one is going to send their house off to china to get insulated. that's work to be done here by millions of american workers if we're serious about this. >> john: what lesson do you think president obama learned from the first term about enacting any kind of climate change rules? >> i think he learned there was no point in trying to persuade the republicans to go along because they're not going to. their party has been more or less bought by the same forces that more or less cowed the democratic party. he's going to have to rally his party to do some things. more importantly he'll have to help rally the activist movement that is really coming alive around america. this is all of a sudden a really big push. right now as of yesterday almost out of nowhere we have 252 college campuses with active fossil fuel di veestive movements. the nation last week said this was the largest student movement in the last few decades. we have a huge rally coming to washington on sunday. we've got a movement that wasn't there before. if the president takes advantage of it, if he p
CSPAN
Feb 16, 2013 9:30pm EST
to the continued drought. exports are important to nebraska, and last summer i led a trade mission to china. we continue to expand and strengthen our relationship with china, just like we have done with canada, mexico, japan and many other countries. during the past few years, nebraska exports to china have grown rapidly and china is now nebraska's fourth largest trading partner. the nebraska-china relationship is just beginning and i am confident this will be a growing and improving relationship for many years to come. as we continue to make state government more efficient and more accessible to our citizens, i want to recognize our technology professionals throughout state government for what they do. from online motor vehicle registration renewals to our 511 system that provides immediate and accurate information about current road conditions, our goal is to provide more and better technology in the future. i am also very pleased to share with you our efforts to have state workers make wellness a part of their everyday lives. we offer an innovative wellness program and a health insurance pac
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 7:00pm PST
to the great wall in china, all over the world and this isn't even vacation time, is it? >> no, this is actually, they're getting paid by the senate or the house while they're on these trips. we found instances of staffers going to the beach, you know, visiting the winery, seei seeing elephants. travelling seeing the great wall in china. >> greta: what's so sad about it. here is where the conflict of interest arises. if you're a staff member on capitol hill you may be called upon to draft legislation, let's say i'm trading with china and if on the other hand you're getting great vacation froms china, the great wall, a fancy hotel it and you're getting a wonderful trip to china, is that you want to sort of please your benefactors, and yet, you know, it's happening all over capitol hill. >> yeah, and one of the things we found is that countries hire lobbyists in d.c. the same way u.s. corporations do and the lobbyists are actually involved in planning these trips, they go on the trips and then follow-up afterward once they know the staffers on a personal level from these, you kno
CSPAN
Feb 9, 2013 9:15pm EST
and in china and a lot of different places. we are a global company. i will never apologize for that. there is a competitive structure today that works for the united states. it is based on proximity to market, high skilled workforce around materials and the ability to innovate. >> high skills is a key thing. whether or not this benefits the american worker is a huge question. 20 years ago when people thought of going to work in a plant as manufacturing, is the factory job of today different from the factory job of 20 or 30 years today -- ago? >> i hope so. it is similar in some ways and different in some way. if you work for ge, and you assemble jet engines. you go to a factory in north carolina. it has maybe 400 production workers and one manager. you do all lead manufacturing. you do all continuous process flow. the teams drive the productivity. you have empowered teams on the floor. you have sophisticated materials, titanium coming together that is being assembled by people that are working in teaming structures. that is different. in some ways it is the same. in some ways, focus
CSPAN
Feb 21, 2013 11:00pm EST
. for the spectator in a a row, china is our major export destination. remarkable growth they are since 2005 exports to china have been growing by 25% annually and they are now our top export market. if you look at what we're sending to china, no surprise it's dominated by and cotton. they have accounted in recent years as much as three quarters of total trade to china. but if you look at not minor, but still quite large exports for things like wars screens, corn for example, if you look at steve, distilled or dried grains other red meats, ec does are showing growth figures as well. in terms of overall exports, values are up for most of the commodity categories. again, these are experts on night fiscal year basis. you can see for most of these categories with one exception being core and, but largely the fair price driven events. we do see volumes up for some categories, but for most individual commodity categories we see lower volumes. the drought obviously having some effect but for most of the commodities being offset by higher prices for values thereof. the big difference though is this horrid a
CNN
Feb 23, 2013 2:00pm EST
security would mean more vulnerability to attacks from hackers in china and at home threatening our tra structure. furloughs and layoffs would affect more than 8 huchb,000 workers in the defense industry at the same time that north korea is testing a nuclear bomb. cuts at the irs would mean fewer tax return reviews and longer waits to get refunds. more than 100,000 people would be thrown out of emergency housing onto the streets. one way or another, everyone is it going to feel this. while washington continues to play the blame game. >> the bottom line is very simple. republicans have proposed devastating cuts. >> washington democrats have gotten used to republicans bailing them out of their own lack of responsibility. >> ali velshi, cnn, new york. >>> all right. ali, thank you very much on that one. let's go to the racetrack. danica patrick is the first woman to win the pole position in nascar's biggest race. her life, her love and her racing have all been in the spotlight long before this week. we'll look at what makes her tick straight ahead. [ engine revving ] ♪ [ male announcer ]
FOX Business
Feb 21, 2013 4:00pm EST
on china for the strategic metals. do we have the capacity to mind the same capacity that we're dependent on china for. >> china provides 97% of the rare earth supply for the moment. that is a huge supply. it is one we handed to them because the united states has reserves, known resources that we're working to prove up. our company and other companies are working to do that now. we have not been in the game. we're getting in the game but it takes time because of this permitting process to move into production. during that time, we're at disadvantage. sandra: congratulations getting the permit. david: good start anyway. sandra: thanks for joining us to share the news, dan. >> thanks very much. i'm happy to be here. david: appreciate it. come back to see us. crocs, the stock is up after reporting a record year. coming up next the ceo of crocs joins us on a first on fox business interview to tell us how the new spring line in expanded retail stores could make 2013 a even better year. sandra: plus despite the drop in oil prices you could feel a lot more pain in the pump down the road. we'll s
FOX Business
Feb 1, 2013 6:00pm EST
, lackluster growth, no bubble other than maybe china, yet pes are down 14. in my mind, and right now, still difficult, i think we have the ability to move higher. gerri: all right. stocks are cheap. is it possible that -- look, the only thing that's working is the stock market. ben bernanke keeps printing money. is that the reasoning, you think? >> yeah, i mean, think about it like this; right? where else you going to go. the fed is injecting billions of dollars into the economy, the monetary system, monetizing our debt, which we'll reap those issues down the road, but right now, you said it. there's no other asset performing the way the u.s. equity markets will, and people don't understand china to put the money there. this is the place to be. gerri: let me ask this, though. everybody on the floor today so excited about dow 14,000. again, it's, you know, it's 30 stocks, people, don't get excited. the reality is this. we have been here, and it was seven years ago. we have been here, and it was seven years ago. to me, i remember that, and i think, oh, that's disappointing that it took us thi
CSPAN
Feb 19, 2013 1:00am EST
with the first lady's office in terms of needing to order additional pieces of presidential china that would be used for state dinners as well. we had supplements made of the fdr service and the wilson service to fill out those services, because they had been depleted by breakage and so forth over the years. in the year 2000 when the white house historical association offered to fund a new state service, we work closely with mrs. clinton in deciding about the colors, the designs that would go on the service, how those particular colors would looked in the various settings in the state dining room are the east room. i do remember mrs. clinton's mother was living in the house at the time. she would come to some of these little meetings about showing samples from the porcelain factory. none of them seem to be satisfactory. she said of in the bathroom of my suite is a beautiful yellow color. she said i think we should try that yellow color. so we got a sample of the wallpaper and sent it off to lennox, and they did some samples, and it worked out beautifully. i think that was mrs. rodham's legac
MSNBC
Feb 12, 2013 1:00pm PST
. >> this is really a message for the united states. >> one thing that would get their attention and china's attention is if you give nuclear weapons to south korea and china. i think he looks like a knuckle head. >> like a nincompoop. ♪ >> we are now less than five hours away from the president's state of the union address where he'll lay out the agenda for his second term in office. and it's safe to assume that his preparations received a severe jolt this morning with the disturbing news that north korea had carried out another nuclear weapons test in violation of the united nations, and this one significantly stronger than their two previous tests. and it's in this alarming context that republicans are seeking at this very moment to stymie the president's nominee for secretary of defense. the senate armed services committee has been considering the nomination of chuck hagel for more than an hour, and all against a backdrop of republican opposition. >> with respect to chuck hagel and brennan, defense and cia just in the last week, their performance in front of the committees that have to confirm t
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